Tag: Dominic West

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Film Review: Downton Abbey – A New Era (2022)

Downton Abbey – A New Era will doubtless please some fans but its lazy writing and bloated…

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TV Review: Ten Percent

Ten Percent remakes Call My Agent for the English and loses pretty much all of its charm…

Posted in George Bernard Shaw Musicals Theatre Theatre review West End

Review: My Fair Lady, London Coliseum

Strong work from leads Harry Hadden-Paton and Amara Okereke can’t quite make this production of My Fair…

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Film review: the Johnny English trilogy

Johnny English, Johnny English Reborn and Johnny English Strikes Again prove ideal brainless festive watching “I’ve been…

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Book review: Time To Act – Simon Annand

Simon Annand’s Time To Act is a beautiful book of photos capturing actors in the minutes before…

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News: Tristram Kenton’s stage archive – the Caryl Churchill edition

It is Caryl Churchill’s turn to get the Tristram Kenton treatment from the Guardian’s archive, and what…

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News: Tristram Kenton’s stage archive – the Chekhov edition

I’m loving this deep dive in to Tristram Kenton’s archive, this time taking a turn into the…

Posted in Andrew Haigh British Independent Film Awards Film Film & TV awards Rebecca Lenkiewicz

2018 British Independent Film Awards nominations

Best British Independent Film The Favourite – Yorgos Lanthimos, Deborah Davis, Tony McNamara, Ceci Dempsey, Ed Guiney…

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Film Review: Testament of Youth (2014)

“The whole situation’s been really quite dreadful” Based on Vera Brittain’s First World War memoir, Testament of…